National parks, UNESCO world natural heritage sites, nature experience parks and regional nature parks

The parks of national importance have beautiful countryside, rich biodiversity and high-quality cultural goods. The park communities, general public and cantons are committed to preserving these values, promoting their region’s economic and social development and using the parks sustainably. The federal government has supported the construction and operation of Swiss parks since 1 December

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Parks and UNESCO world natural heritage sites

Tags: Landscape and Space, Landscapes, Protected areas, Nature conservation, Leisure time
Spatial extent: Switzerland
Time: 2017

Map objects: Berchtesgaden, Biosfera Val Müstair, Dolomiti Bellunesi, Ecrins, Gesäuse, Gran Paradiso, Grosses Walsertal, Hohe Tauern, Jungfrau-Aletsch-Bietschhorn, Jurapark Aargau, Kalkalpen, Landschaftspark Binntal, Mercantour, Monte San Giorgio, Naturpark Beverin, Naturpark Diemtigtal, Naturpark Gantrisch, Naturpark Pfyn-Finges, Naturpark Schaffhausen, Naturpark Thal, Parc Ela, Parc Jura vaudois, Parc Naziunal Svizzer, Parc Naziunal Svizzer: Seenplatte Macun, Parc du Doubs, Parc naturel périurbain du Jorat, Parc naturel régional Gruyère Pays-d’Enhaut, Parc régional Chasseral, Parco Nazionale della Val Grande, Parco Nazionale dello Stelvio, Parco nazionale del Locarnese, Tektonik Arena Sardona, Triglavski, UNESCO Biosphäre Entlebuch, Vanoise, Wildnispark Zürich Sihlwald